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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Colorectal Cancer Screening (Age 50+)

How long has it been since you had your last sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years > 5 years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,580 1,389 18.9 17.6-20.2 1,029 13.5 12.5-14.6 2,075 25.4 24.1-26.7 922 11.4 10.5-12.4 2,165 30.8 29.3-32.4
-Onslow County 164 37 27.5 19.3-37.5 25 14.7 9.5-22.1 41 20.9 14.8-28.7 16 10.5 5.8-18.2 45 26.4 19.5-34.8
GENDER
Male 67 18 28.3 17.9-41.6 9 10.9 5.5-20.6 16 24.3 14.9-37.2 8 14.3 6.7-28.0 16 22.1 13.5-34.1
Female 97 19 26.5 14.9-42.7 16 19.0 10.8-31.2 25 17.1 10.9-25.7 8 6.1 2.8-12.7 29 31.4 21.2-43.7
RACE
White 131 26 23.8 15.1-35.3 20 16.4 10.1-25.3 32 20.2 13.5-29.1 14 11.2 5.9-20.3 39 28.5 20.5-38.0
Other 31 11 43.7 24.9-64.4 4 6.3 2.2-16.8 9 24.9 12.0-44.6 2 7.9 1.6-30.9 5 17.2 6.5-38.3
AGE
50+ 164 37 27.5 19.3-37.5 25 14.7 9.5-22.1 41 20.9 14.8-28.7 16 10.5 5.8-18.2 45 26.4 19.5-34.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 17 27.2 15.2-43.6 10 15.7 7.9-29.0 13 17.6 9.4-30.7 7 8.4 3.4-19.3 27 31.0 20.5-44.1
Some College + 90 20 27.7 17.8-40.5 15 13.8 8.1-22.5 28 24.0 16.0-34.4 9 12.3 5.6-25.0 18 22.2 13.8-33.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 80 14 18.2 10.6-29.5 12 16.6 8.5-29.7 19 21.2 12.6-33.6 8 11.1 4.7-23.9 27 32.9 22.4-45.4
$50,000+ 51 14 25.4 14.8-40.2 7 11.9 5.5-23.7 15 24.6 14.6-38.4 3 10.0 2.9-29.0 12 28.1 16.3-43.9

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*This question was asked only of those who reported having sigmoidoscopy/colonoscopy exam - those respondents who were not asked formed NEVER category.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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